GCSE UK Extreme weather
UK extreme weather http://www.coolgeography.co.uk
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is when a weather event is significantly different from the average or usual weather pattern. This may take place over one day or a period of time.
is the sort of downpour you would expect once in 100 days.
Central England Temperature Record (CET)
has shown temperatures rising by more than a degree Celcius since 1780
The ten hottest UK years on record
have all come within the last 20 years.
7 of 10
wettest years on record have come in the last 20 years.
The number of days of extreme rainfall in the UK
has increased from 13 in 1961 to 26 in 2012
The hottest ever day in England recorded on 25 July 2019
Highest UK rainfall for consecutive days- set in Cumbria in Nov 2009
Highest UK 24 hour rainfall set in Honister Pass, Cumbria in 2015
December 2015, extreme rainfall event that caused widespread flooding
Beast from the East
An extreme snowfall event that affect the UK in 2018
St Jude storm
extreme wind event in UK in 2013
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